Phil Cully

Lecturing in Wood Manufacturing & Finishing

Phil Cully lectures on the B115 Wood Manufacturing & Finishing apprenticeship programme. He holds a number of qualifications including a senior certificate in wood machining, senior and advanced certificates in carpentry and joinery, a BSc in Construction / Civil, and an MA in Management in Education. 

Certificate in Training in Low Energy Buildings (Qualibuild): 2015

Passive Housing and Sustainable Energy Technology Training: 2015

BIM Architecture 1: Primary Building Elements (5 ECTS Level 8): 2014

Master of Arts in Management in Education (MA 1st Class Honours), WI T: 2004

Bachelor of Science in Construction/Civil (BSc First Class Honours), GMIT: 2000

IT Diploma in Computer Programming: 1998

Senior Trades Certificate in Wood Machining: 1995

Carpentry and Joinery Advanced Craft Certificate: 1993

Diploma in Construction (CTD), College of Technology, Bolton Street, Dublin 1: 1983

Construction Craft Supplementary Studies: C&G: 1980

Senior Trades Certificate in Carpentry and Joinery: 1979
Fellow of The Institute of Clerk of Works and Construction Inspectorate (FICWCI) 2016 to date

Member of The Institute of Clerk of Works and Construction Inspectorate GB (MICWCI) 2005 - 2015

Member of The Chartered Institute of Building (MCIOB) 2016 to date

Incorporate of The Chartered Institute of Building (ICIOB) 2001 to 2015

Founder Member of ICWCI Dublin Chapter 2005
Lecturer, Dublin Institute of Technology: 1998 to date
  • Carpentry and Joinery / Wood Machining / Building Materials / Structures
College Teacher, College of Technology/DIT: 1980 to 1998 (Part-time/Contract)

College Teacher, Dundalk Regional Technical College: 1993 to 1997
  • Carpentry and Joinery
Research Director: Joint Forbairt/Industry funded research project: 1997 to 1998
Carpenter/Joiner: John Sisk and Son Ltd. 1976 to 1980

Contract Carpentry and Joinery Services: 1980 to 1983

Phil Cully Construction Services: 1983 to 2010 - Project management of construction works / Pre-purchase inspections / Snag lists / Conditional reports
Subject Matter Expert in Wood Machining: FAS: 1995 to 2005

Technical Advisor to FAS in Wood Machining: 2006 to 2008

Technical Auditor to FAS in development of new amalgamated trade of Wood Manufacturing and Finishing: 2009

DIT Arrow: “Plagiarism Avoidance in Academic Submissions” Available at:
National Skills Competition - Winner 1980 in Joinery